27th w/Kaleena Miller, Bryan Nichols and Cody McKinney at The Southern Theater. 7:30pm.
7th w/Dean Magraw at Black Dog, 7pm.
16th w/Julian Manzara and Donald Washington at Khyber Pass. 9pm, $5.
17th w/vocalist Mankwe Ndosi, percussionist Janis Lane Ewart, poet Douglas Kearney, multi-instrumentalist, Douglas R. Ewart, poet/mc Tish Jones, vocalist/electronics artist Andrea Reynolds, multi-instrumentalist Dameun Strange, vocalist Sarah Greer, poet/mc Joe Horton, bassist Anthony Cox, dancer/percussionist Kenna Cottman, percussionist Stephanie Watts, painter/percussionist Ta-coumba Aiken and others at the 11th Annual International Society for Improvised Music (ISIM) Conference. Augsburg University, 3:30p.
23rd w/Joe Horton, Sarah Greer, Mankwe Ndosi and Fatawu Sayibu at Minneapolis Institute of Arts c/o “In Dialogue with the Forest: Barkcloth Paintings from Congo.” 6:30p.
25th w/George Cartwright and others at Cedar Cultural Center for Cosmo Sun Connection: Celebrating the Life and Musical Legacy of Sun Ra. Details forthcoming.
4th w/Dean Magraw at Black Dog. 7pm.
7th w/Milo Fine at Studio Tolie D’Angles, 7pm. $5.
20th w/No Territory Band at Studio Z c/o Twin Cities Jazz Festival, 7pm.
21st w/Motherless Dollar Quartet at Studio Z c/o Twin Cities Jazz Festival, 7pm.